Okay, I know this isn't addressing any of the major issues, like people not being able to sign in no matter what they try. Or only being able to sign in if they find out which browser addons currently prevent the login screen from loading. Or for days on end not being able to post material. Or being unable to rely on chat - during the periods where it's actually working - to display new message notices in the notification bubble.
In fact, this is about two comparatively minor but intensely annoying flaws. So you need to enable infinite scrolling if you actually want to see any original material, including your own, in the feed. By the way, this workaround was not advised by devs who haven't actually communicated on the problem though it has persisted for weeks, but by members who took the time to do some research.
But if you do force us to use infinite scroll, please make sure that scroll is, in fact, infinite. Currently, more often than not, it stops loading new material after a few minutes, forcing a page refresh (sometime more than once) which each time takes us right back to the top of the feed.
The other thing is this. Clicking on the thumbnail of a post anyone reblogged or reposted from my blog should result in the image opening either in the side bar or a a new page. Instead, frequently I end up with a blank page. Do it from the feed, or from the lightning bolt thing, or from the activities page - images simply won't load. (What does unfailingly load, though, is the intrusive ads, so there is that on the plus side...)
Yes, I know. This sounds thoroughly pissed off. But there's a reason. After nearly a year of mayhem, promises, and thanking us for our "continued patience", guess what? I am thoroughly pissed off. And before anyone gives me the "it's a free site so take it or leave it" line, bear this in mind: With the amount of ads they keep throwing at us, I do feel that "free" isn't the whole story. I believe on a platform which is fully functional people would easily put up with the ads, perhaps even in the aggressive and intrusive way they are used. Platforms need funding, and ads are one way of generating income.
But the operative phrase here is "fully functional". And that's the one thing bdsmlr hasn't been since the beginning of 2021.
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